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Birmingham Events Calendar: July 26th – August 2nd

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 26th – August 2nd
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! It’s going to be a busy week in Birmingham, which is the perfect opportunity to pack in as much fun as possible before school starts back! It’s your last week to catch Mary Poppins presented by the Red Mountain Theatre Company, the Barons have...
July 26th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Review: Let’s Play Birmingham

Review: Let’s Play Birmingham
With the weather being super hot these days, I’ve been looking for ways to keep the kiddos cool and busy, but not at home where they tend to fight constantly about every. single. thing. I’d heard about the new indoor play place, Let’s Play Birmingham, which opened just about 2 weeks...
July 22nd, 2015 | featured, Local Activities, Resources | Read More

Zoo Fun Days, Birmingham Zoo

Zoo Fun Days, Birmingham Zoo
Make plans to visit the Birmingham Zoo this weekend and next during Zoo Fun Days! Take advantage of discounted $5 admission to help celebrate the Birmingham Zoo’s 60th Anniversary year! Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants at the Boma Encounter, experience Predator Zone,...
July 21st, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Health Tips for the Summer Heat

Health Tips for the Summer Heat
The peak of summer is nearly here. According to 30-year averages calculated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the hottest summer temperatures for the Birmingham area tend to occur from July 26-31, On average, heat-related illnesses cause more than 600 deaths every year and from...
July 20th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 19th – July 26th

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 19th – July 26th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! It’s July in Birmingham and that means the temperatures are HOT! Check out our list of activities happening around town, plenty of indoor options to choose from to keep you cool! Don’t forget that Free and Discounted Summer Movies are still going...
July 19th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Five Ways to Help Your Child Unwind and Recharge this Summer

Five Ways to Help Your Child Unwind and Recharge this Summer
By: Michele Kambolis With school doors closed for summer, parents are left wondering just how to make the most of this precious time. While some pack in sports camps and even summer tutoring, others question whether there should be any plan at all. You’ll easily find experts on both sides of the debate....
July 16th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Giveaway: Sweat and Gears Class Passes

Giveaway: Sweat and Gears Class Passes
It’s HOT outside so working out indoors is the only thing I’m going to consider these days. Our friends over at Sweat and Gears Indoor Cycling Studio have some passes to giveaway to 2 BirminghamMommy.com readers. They’ve recently launched TRX Training  and you’re going to want...
July 13th, 2015 | featured, to win | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 12th – July 19th

Birmingham Events Calendar: July 12th – July 19th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! With temperatures this hot, finding something to do indoors this week might be a good idea! The libraries are still packed with fun programming for all ages! Check out the crafting times at Michael’s in Trussville, or make plans to see Bugs Bunny at...
July 12th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Talking To Kids About Same-Sex Marriage

Parenting with a PhD: Talking To Kids About Same-Sex Marriage
By Kristen Berthiaume: So, you probably couldn’t help but notice that SCOTUS handed down a pretty big deal decision recently. I’m talking, of course, about the ruling that same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states. Your kids probably couldn’t help but notice, too – they may well be...
July 8th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Event of the Week: Mary Poppins, Red Mountain Theatre Company

Event of the Week: Mary Poppins, Red Mountain Theatre Company
A childhood favorite is opening this week with the Red Mountain Theatre Company, Mary Poppins is here! Disney and Cameron Mackintosh create everyone’s favorite practically-perfect nanny in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure. If you love the movie, you’ll love seeing the musical...
July 7th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More